Immunoglobulin A, CSF
0050341
 
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
IGA CSF
Methodology
Quantitative Nephelometry
Performed
Wed, Sat
Reported
1-5 days
New York DOH Approval Status
This test is New York DOH approved.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
 
Collect
CSF.  
Specimen Preparation
Centrifuge and separate to remove cellular material. Transfer 1 mL CSF to an ARUP Standard Transport Tube. (Min: 0.4 mL)  
Storage/Transport Temperature
Refrigerated.  
Unacceptable Conditions
Grossly bloody or hemolyzed specimens.  
Remarks
 
Stability
Ambient: 8 hours; Refrigerated: 8 days; Frozen: 1 year (if frozen within 24 hours)  
Reference Interval
0.0-0.7 mg/dL
Interpretive Data
Note
CPT Code(s)
82784
Components
Component Test Code*Component Chart Name
0050341Immunoglobulin A CSF
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Cross References
  • IgA